Prof. Mazumder joined MIT in July, 2015. Prior to joining MIT, he was an Assistant Professor at Columbia University (Dept of Statistics) since Fall 2013, where he was also affiliated with the Data Science Institute. Before joining Columbia University, he was a PostDoctoral Associate at MIT from 2012 – 2013. He completed his PhD in Statistics from Stanford University in 2012. He completed his BStat,MStat from Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata in 2007.